Substance Abuse Counselor

Acadia Healthcare Inc. Seymour , IN 47274

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description



Who We Are:

Southern Indiana, located in Charlestown, IN, is part of Acadia Healthcare's Comprehensive Treatment Centers, the leading provider of medication-assisted treatment in the nation. We are improving the lives we touch. We need passionate, talented people working together who share our desire to provide the best quality care to our patients and lead the fight against the opioid epidemic. We are prepared to treat the entire disease, not just a piece of it.

Our Benefits

  • STAR LRP Loan Forgiveness Eligible

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Acadia Healthcare 401(k) plan

  • Paid vacation and sick time

  • Sign On Bonus Available

  • Employer paid clinical supervision for candidates seeking *MATS, ACIT II, CADAC

  • Opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry

We have daily shifts that allow our employees to have stable schedules and enjoy quality time away from the facility. Shift hours are early mornings from 4:30am-1:30pm, allowing you to enjoy a great work/life balance. This job will be based in Seymour while serving the Southern Indiana CTC patients via telehealth methods.

Your Responsibilities as a Substance Abuse Counselor:

  • Conduct individual counseling sessions, under supervision, as scheduled and documents as required;

  • Conduct group and/or family sessions, under supervision, as scheduled and documents as required;

  • May co-facilitate assigned group or family sessions;

  • Responsible for initial assessments, as well as follow up assessment, for patients;

  • Prepare an individual treatment plans for each assigned patient;

  • Ensure all documentation regarding patient care, treatment and incidents is completed timely and in a clear, concise manner;

  • May act as a liaison between referral sources and patients;

  • Provide crisis intervention to patients, as needed;

  • May plan for aftercare for assigned patients;

  • May act as a liaison with insurance carriers, as requested;

  • May provide case management duties for patients, ensuring individualized quality care;

  • Evaluate patient' needs and determines if referrals to other programs or facilities are needed; and,

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Your Skills and Qualifications as a Substance Abuse Counselor:

  • Bachelor's degree in social or health services field from an accredited college or university

  • Previous experience in counseling field instruction/internship or similar practicum through education or certification process preferred


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Substance Abuse Counselor

Acadia Healthcare Inc.